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Trump cancels summit, citing 'open hostility' by North Korea

South Korea North Korea Nuclear Site-2

In a dramatic diplomatic turn, President Donald Trump canceled next month's summit with North...

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The Latest: Liverpool star Salah off injured in 30th minute

Ukraine Soccer Champions League Final-1

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Latest on the Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid (all times local): 10:20 p.m. Liverpool’s star foward Mohamed Salah is out of the Champions League final after 30 minutes with a shoulder injury with the score at 0-0. A tearful Salah was in obvious pain...


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Head of Chilean church's anti-abuse panel resigns

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — The president of the Chilean Catholic Church’s Commission for the Prevention of Abuses has resigned after acknowledging he was slow to investigate allegations of misconduct in his diocese. The church’s Episcopal Conference announced Saturday it had accepted the resignation by...


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AP Top International News at 3:17 p.m. EDT

The Latest: US team heading to Singapore to work on summit American jailed in Venezuela for 2 years now on his way home North and South Korean leaders hold surprise 2nd summit Korea summit after all? Trump says ‘everybody plays games‘ The Latest: Irish PM plans to move quickly on legal abortion...


Government

American jailed in Venezuela for 2 years now on his way home

Venezuela Jailed American

A Utah man jailed in Venezuela on weapons charges nearly two years ago was released Saturday after a U.S. senator pressed for his freedom in a surprise meeting with President Nicolas Maduro days after the embattled socialist leader expelled the top American diplomat in the South American country.


Business

Thousands across France protest Macron's 'brutal' policies

France Protests

PARIS (AP) — Thousands of protesters marched under tight security in eastern Paris on Saturday after French labor unions, left-wing political parties and civil rights groups called for “floods of people” to oppose the pro-business policies of President Emmanuel Macron. Marches and rallies were also...


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Official tally shows big win for abortion rights in Ireland

Ireland Abortion Referendum

DUBLIN (AP) — Irish voters cleared the way for abortions to be legal in their country for the first time by repealing a constitutional ban on the procedure and authorizing legislators to reflect the popular will by giving pregnant women a choice, results from a landmark referendum showed Saturday....


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The Latest: Irish PM plans to move quickly on legal abortion

Ireland Abortion Referendum

DUBLIN (AP) — The Latest on the Irish abortion referendum (all times local): 6:45 p.m. The prime minister of Ireland says the passage of a referendum paving the way for legalized abortions is a historic day for his country and a great act of democracy. Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said after...


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Israeli soldier badly wounded in West Bank arrest raid dies

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says a soldier who was seriously wounded in action this week has died. The military says Sgt. Ronen Lubarsky of an elite undercover commando unit succumbed to his wounds Saturday. The soldier was mortally wounded Thursday when during an arrest near Ramallah a...


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US warns Syrian government not to advance on south

BEIRUT (AP) — The United States warned it would take “firm and appropriate measures” to protect a cease-fire in southern Syria if President Bashar Assad’s forces move against rebels there. The area in southwestern Syria, between the border city of Daraa and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, has...


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Ebola vaccinations begin in rural Congo on Monday: Ministry

Congo Ebola

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Ebola vaccinations will begin Monday in the two rural areas of Congo where the latest deadly outbreak was declared this month, the health ministry said Saturday, as the number of confirmed Ebola cases rose to 35, including 10 deaths. A vaccination campaign is already under...


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